Author: Ryan Watts

Winter boat maintenance update


As Christmas becomes a distant memory and training gets into to full swing for the Scilly Gig Championships, the gigs are undergoing winter refits. Kensa (2003) is receiving the lion share of the work this winter with 14 ribs fixed by Andrew Nancarrow just before Christmas. Ian is currently giving her a fresh coat of

Interim Director of Rowing Vacancy


Adrian Edwards our current DoR (director of rowing) has recently taken up the post of Head Coach at Redruth RFC and as result will be standing down as the clubs DoR after the Scilly World Championships. As a result a new post will be available to replace the existing role until the nod of the 2012

Join the GigRower racing league …


GigRower.co.uk have recently launched a new racing league for rowers. It treats rowers as individuals and allows a rower or cox to accumulate points through the racing season. Check it out: http://gigrower.co.uk/rowing-league/

Mount’s Bay Gig Club members off to France


Chairman Dave Elliott and James & Mary St Aubyn of St Michaels Mount are today heading over to France to meet with Christopher Long and other French contacts to finalise the plans for the Mont 2 Mount row in the summer of 2012. Meanwhile club members Gary Rich, Colin Campbell, Rebecca Campbell, Neil Harvey, Logan